The City of Toronto is conducting Open Houses across the city about Toronto’s Parkland Strategy. They are requesting your input on how to grow Toronto parkland for a growing, equitable and connected city.

You can submit your feedback via an online survey – available here – or attend one of the consultations below.

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Our community’s involvement in the Mirvish Village redevelopment is continuing through a process of committee discussions between Westbank (the developer), Councillor Cressy and myself, the City, four local residents associations, as well as local businesses and other stakeholders.

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The City of Toronto is reviewing the bylaw that governs holiday shopping and the impact of allowing grocery stores and other retailers that sell prepared meals to be open on public holidays.

Toronto’s Holiday Shopping Bylaw states that most retail stores, including grocery stores, close on public holidays. There are some exceptions to the bylaw, including restaurants. Over time, grocery stores have changed their business models and now sell some food that is similar to restaurant fare, such as prepared and ready-to-eat meals.

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The On Common Ground festival, from September 15 to 17, will highlight and celebrate Canada’s cultural diversity through performance, citizenship ceremonies, art installations and interactive workshops. Admission is free and events are appropriate for all ages. On Common Ground is part of the City’s TO Canada with Love Canada 150 program.

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The City of Toronto’s Economic Development and Culture Division is developing a new Divisional Strategy to establish priorities over the next five years (2018-2022).

The Division is seeking your input on emerging opportunities, challenges and areas of focus as they relate to economic development and culture in the City.

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